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‘Omoge Lekki’ Actress Buys Self a Venza Whip, Say "Hard Work Pays"

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Nkechi Blessing has bought a new whip and she says hard work indeed pays. She took to IG to share a photo of the ride – a Venza and wrote;

‘’Thank GOD say MAN no be GOD  ...Of a truth HARDWORK PAYS  ....Thank you Lord  ...OMO OLOGO DIDAN’’

Suspect Arrested in XXXTentacion Murder

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A suspect has been arrested in the case of XXXTentacion's murder.

After the 20-year-old rapper was fatally shot on Monday in south Florida, the Broward County Sheriff's Office confirmed Thursday that homicide detectives arrested 22-year-old suspect Dedrick Devonshay Williams. According to the office, Williams was taken into custody on Wednesday night shortly before 7 p.m.

EFCC Arraigns Siblings For N50m Fraud

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A staff of MTN Nigeria, Funsho Finnih and his sister, Oluwatosin Olowodola, were on Thursday arraigned before a Special Offences Court sitting in Ikeja, Lagos, by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) for allegedly defrauding one Semaan Abboud of N50million.

Funsho, a senior staff of MTN and his sister, were arraigned on a two- count charge of fraud and conspiracy before Justice Olusola Williams.

Fox Attacks Woman In Her Sleep In UK [Photos]

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A woman has told of her terror as she woke up bleeding in her bed to find she had been attacked by a fox as she slept.

Horrified Jodie Nailard, 22, woke with a start when she felt a sharp pain in her bicep at 5.30am on Sunday.

Startled, the woman jumped, sending the four-legged assailant flying onto the floor of her ground floor flat in Clapham, South West London.

Marriage Of Olujonwo Obasanjo, Tope Adebutu In Crisis! Court Now Involved... See Documents

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The son of former President Olusegun Obasanjo, Olujonwo, has dragged his wife, Temitope, daughter of Lotto boss, Chief Kessington Adebutu aka Baba Ijebu, to court over domestic violence/intimidation and threat to his life.  The marriage between the couple which lasted for just a year is at the moment in crisis and Olujonwo has deserted his matrimonial home. Recall that Olujonwo's mother, Obasanjo’s estranged wife had begged and pleaded publicly that the wedding shouldn’t hold because she foresaw a calamity.

Sellers Of Alcohol, Illegal Drugs Nabbed In Borno State [Photos]

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Security operatives in Borno State yesterday arrested some men and women in Galadima area of Maiduguri, who were caught selling illegal drugs, alcohol, cigarettes, dead dog and donkey meat which is against the law. The suspects were immediately taking into custody.  More photos below...

Tiwa Savage Honours Basketball Player, Ejike Ugboaja [Photos]

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Tiwa Savage today honored Ejike Christopher Ugboaja, a Nigerian professional basketball player who runs a foundation that helps Nigerian youths achieve their academic and athletic dreams at home and abroad. Today Tiwa Savage visited his people.

Waiter, Brother Kidnap Boss’ Grandson In Lagos

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Operatives of the Anti-Kidnapping unit have arrested a restaurant waiter, Meshack Felix, for allegedly kidnapping his boss’ three-year-old grandson in Lagos.

The suspect’s younger brother, Chinecherem, was also arrested for providing his account number for payment of ransom.

The incident occurred on June 4, at Dog Kennel, Railway Compound, Ebute-Metta, Lagos.

According to the state Police Commissioner, Imohimi Edgal, the victim’s mother, Mary Chidi, reported that she suspected Felix abducted and took her grandson to an unknown destination.

Photo: Timi Dakolo Meets Lionel Messi's Lookalike

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Timi Dakolo has met Lionel Messi’s lookalike! Timi posted the above photo saying he has met his own Messi... See his post below...

Video: Peter Okoye Buys News Range Rover Surprise Gift For Wife

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Peter Okoye recently bought his wife, Lola Omotayo a Range Rover but just upgraded the Range. He posted photos of the new whip on IG asking his fans to tell his wife to rush home to unwrap the gift. 
See a video of the whip below...

Dayo Amusa Calls Out Upcoming Actresses/Actors For Not Respecting Their Senior Colleagues

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Dayo Amusa Calls Out Upcoming Actresses/Actors For Not Respecting Their Senior Colleagues

Jealous Lover Sets Rival Ablaze

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Competition for the attention of a woman have led a 45 year old man identified as Baba Mohammed to set his rival ablaze in Niger state for refusing to leave his lover.

Mohammed who is from Edo Baba village in Lavun Local Government Area of the state is currently cooling his heels in police custody after setting ablaze Usman Tetengi, who he accused made advances to the  woman he wants to marry.

The Suspect had warned the victim to stop seeing the  woman he had proposed to marry, but the victim did not heed to his warning.

Mike Adenuga’s Son, Lover Clash Over Child’s Custody

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Eniola, the son of telecommunications cum business mogul, Mike Adenuga, has been accused of allegedly abducting his daughter, Athena.

Punch Metro learnt that the 28-year-old, accompanied by some policemen, allegedly went to pick up the three-year-old at her school in the Lekki area of Lagos State on Friday, May 18, 2018.

He was alleged to have refused to release the child to her mother despite a court order which reportedly granted him access to the child only on weekends.

Video: Angry Daddy Showkey Blasts Mamuzee Brothers For Abandoning Their Mom On Her Sick Bed

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Daddy Showkey has called out Mamuzee twins for allegedly abandoning their mother on her sick bed before she died on Tuesday. Yesterday one of the twin singers shared a post on his page saying it has pleased God to take his mother home. In a response to the post, apparently very angry, Daddy Showkey made another video where he called out the singers, alleging that a Pastor had earlier told the singers that their mother had witchcraft power. He then said God won’t forgive them (the singers) and God won’t forgive such pastors too.

Police Shut Highways For El-Zakzaki’s Arraignment

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Major highways leading to Kaduna High Court along Independence Way in Kaduna metropolis were on Thursday shut ahead of the arraignment of the detained leader of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria also known as Shi’ite, Ibrahim El-Zakzaky.

Journalists who trooped to the court to cover the case were also barred by heavily armed security men stationed at all strategic points leading to the court.

The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that motorists were denied access to Independence Way from Kabala West Roundabout up to Waff Road junction.

Two Female Bombers Die At A Military Mammy Market

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The Borno Command of the Nigerian Police Force said two female Boko Haram bombers died on Wednesday night while attempting to infiltrate 333 Artillery military hangout in Maiduguri.

Edet Okon, the Police Public Relations Officer(PPRO), disclosed this in a statement released today in Maiduguri.

Mr Okon said the first bomber was gunned down by soldiers while trying to buy a ticket to gain entrance into Mammy market, where soldiers socialise. The soldiers had shot her on suspicion she was a bomber.

New Zealand PM Welcomes Baby Girl

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New Zealand's Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern has given birth to her first child, a girl weighing 3.31kg (7.3lb).

This makes her only the second elected leader in modern history to give birth while in office.

Ms Ardern was admitted to a hospital in the city of Auckland early on Thursday morning, four days after her due date.

The 37-year-old will take six weeks of maternity leave, and has now passed on her duties to Deputy Prime Minister Winston Peters.

Army Officer Posted to Fight Boko Haram Commits Suicide

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A Nigerian Army captain on deployment in the North-east has committed suicide, Premium Times reports.

The officer flipped his rifle towards own stomach and opened fired. The incident occurred at the 7 Division Medical Centre in Maiduguri on June 18, military sources said.

He was referred to the facility for medical examination and treatments.

The papers say it is withholding the officer’s name because it is not clear whether his family members have been notified.

Cossy Orjiakor’s Neighbor Beats Her Up For Daring To Intervene in Fight Between Him & His Wife (PHOTOS)

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Cossy Orjiakor has taken to Instagram to share photos of wounds inflicted on her by a neighbor, According to her, the man was beating his wife on the street and she tried to intervene, not knowing the man would transfer the beating to her. After the whole thing, she went online and posted photos of her injured finger and bruise on her leg.

We Have Not Endorsed Any Aspirant For 2019 Election– CAN

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The President, Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN), Samson Ayokunle, has refuted the alleged report in some online media platforms: “CAN says no vacancy in Aso Rock, endorses Buhari, Oshiomhole”.

The CAN president said this in a statement signed by Adebayo Oladeji, Special Assistant, Media & Communications to the CAN President, on Wednesday in Abuja

Photos: Governor Wike & Ben Bruce Hug Like Lovers

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PDP ‘boys’ are given APC a run for their money with this new love they share. The party is currently showing a great deal of love; from visit of chieftain from one state to the other, attending official funstions in company of one another. Ben Bruce recently acknowledged the new found love of the party on social media. And today he is in Rivers State along Otunba Gbenga Daniel.

U.S. Deports 34 Nigerians As NAPTIP, Police, NIS & NDLEA Awaits Them At Airport

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No fewer than 34 Nigerians were on Wednesday deported from the United States of America for allegedly committing offences in the country.

The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the deportees arrived at the cargo wing of the Murtala Muhammed International Airport (MMIA), Lagos at about 2.30 p.m.

The deportees, comprising 32 males and two females, were brought back in a chartered Omni Air International aircraft with Registration Number W342AX.

The spokesman of the Lagos Airport Police Command, Joseph Alabi, confirmed the development to NAN.

SEX-FOR-MARK: OAU Professor Admits, as University Dismisses Him

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The Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile Ife, has dismissed a lecturer of the institution, Richard Akindele, who demanded sex from a female student to help her improve her grades.

The dismissal was disclosed during a press conference by the Vice Chancellor, Eyitope Ogunbodede, today.

In-Laws Beat Husband To Death Over Abuse Of Wife

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Tragedy struck in Ifira Akoko, in the Akoko South-East Local Government Area of Ondo State on Wednesday as an indigene of the town, Adelogba Ademuyiwa, was allegedly killed by his in-laws.

The 45-year-old was allegedly beaten to death by four men, who were members of his wife’s family, following an alleged domestic violence against his wife, Itunu.

According to a source in the town, the alleged killers took action against the deceased to avenge his wife’s maltreatment.

PDP Will Return To Power In 2019 - Jonathan, Atiku

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Former President Goodluck Jonathan and former Vice President Atiku Abubakar on Wednesday expressed optimism that the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) would return to power in 2019.

They said the party is getting stronger.

They spoke with journalists when the ex-President hosted Atiku at his home in Yenagoa, Bayelsa State.

On PDP chances in 2019, Jonathan said in a statement issued by his spokesman, Ilechukwu Eze, that the party is better poised to win next year’s presidential election.

Photos From Ojuelegba Truck Accident

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Three people have been confirmed dead after piles of plywood fell off a truck on the Ojuelegba Bridge yesterday. It was learnt that officials of the Lagos State Emergency Management Agency rounded off rescue operations around 4 am this morning. See more photos below...

President Buhari Signs 2018 Budget

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Finally, President Muhammadu Buhari has signed the 2018 N9.12 trillion Appropriation Bill into law in the absence of the Senate President Bukola Saraki and the Speaker of the House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara.

The budget was assented to by the President at exactly 12;05 noon at the mini conference room of the Presidential villa, Abuja. Buhari while signing the budget said he was compelled to sign the budget not to keep the economy continuously on standstill.

Former IG of Police, Gambo Jimeta is Dead

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Former Inspector General of Police, Muhammadu Gambo Jimeta, is dead.
Mr Jimeta died in the early hours of Wednesday in Abuja.
The former police boss was a National Security Adviser to former Head of State, Ibrahim Babangida.

Arnold Schwarzenegger Slams Trump's Immigration Policy

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Arnold Schwarzenegger has spoken out against President Trump's immigration policies saying that innocent children shouldn't be used as pawns after photos emerged of them being held in detention cages.

Since the Trump administration announced its 'zero tolerance' policy in early May, more than 2,000 children have been forcibly removed taken from their parents at the US-Mexico border.

The government has faced withering critiques over images of some of the children in cages inside US Border Patrol processing stations.

Is NFF About To Ban Super Eagles From Social Media

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The Nigeria Football Federation has expressed its concern over the activities of some Super Eagles players in the Social Media during the ongoing 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia, and directed the team’s officials at their base camp in Essentuki to address the anomaly for better focus on the hurdles ahead, Completesportsnigeria.com reports.

Some players were trolled on Social Media after Nigeria lost 2-0 to Croatia last Saturday and consequently got enmeshed in nasty rants with the fans. And the NFF chieftains are not amused.

Doctor Dies, Others Slump in Lokoja Hospital Over Non-Payment of Salaries

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Tragedy struck at the Kogi State Specialist Hospital (KSSH) in Lokoja yesterday, as members of staff were confronted with the death of Head, Department of Internal Medicine, Dr. Chukwudibe Rosemary.

There was confusion as another doctor, Idris Nuhu, three nurses and an attendant in the maternity ward slumped on hearing about Rosemary’s death. When The Guardian visited the facility, one of the nurses, a matron, was in critical condition while the others were receiving medical attention.

Home Remedies For Mosquito Bite Itch

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When mosquitoes bite, they inject a proboscis, which looks like a tiny straw, to suck up tiny amounts of your blood and release anti-clotting agents. The immune system reacts by releasing histamine, which creates a small, itchy bump. In other words, what you know to be a mosquito bite is not the bite itself, but your body’s allergic reaction to substances that bite leaves behind.

While home fixes for mosquito bites allow you to avoid toxic pesticides, mosquito bites can be risky, too. Children are more susceptible to large and pesky mosquito bites than adults, and while most bites are harmless, some people have a severe, even life-threatening allergic reaction. Also See: Mosquitoes Develop Resistance To Insecticides

US Withdraws From UN Human Rights Council

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The United States has withdrawn from the United Nations' top human rights body accusing it of "chronic bias" against Israel, in a move that was criticized by human rights groups and described as regrettable by foreign leaders.

The decision to pull out of the UN Human Rights Council was announced on Tuesday by Nikki Haley, the US ambassador to the UN.

Police Foil Planned Kidnap Of Customs Officer

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The police in Lagos have said detectives attached to Area-D-Command, Mushin, foiled an attempt to kidnap a Deputy Comptroller of Customs, her younger brother and son on Saturday.

The information was relayed by the rapid response squad’s official Twitter handle, @rrslagos767 on Monday.

The identity of the officer was not revealed in the tweets.

FFK’s Wife, Precious Who Just Welcomed Triplet Shows Off Her Post Baby Bod [Photos]

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FFK’s wife, Precious three weeks ago gave birth to a set of triplet! But she is back on the gram saying she can’t help but feel herself.  She wrote on her page;

Deploy SARS To Curb Terror Attack, Group Urges FG

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A pressure group, “Every Nigerian Do Something Positive Development Initiative” has urged Federal Government to redeploy the Police to curb terror attacks of Boko Haram and herdsmen in the country. Specifically, it called for the deployment of State Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS) personnel and those currently assigned as bodyguards to wealthy people, to secure the lives and property of the masses.

The group made the call during a peaceful protest it held at the entrance to the National Assembly on Tuesday in Abuja. The Leader, Dr Perry Brimah, also called for the return of military to the barracks, saying they had no constitutional role replacing the police with wartime brutality because the police were currently engaged in bodyguard duties.

Photo News: Osinbajo, Others In Ekiti To Support Fayemi For Governor

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Nigeria's Vice President, Yemi Osinbajo is in Ekiti State to support APC’s Governorship aspirant, Kayode Fayemi for next month’s Governorship election in the state. It is not only the vice president who is in Ekiti, he is also with APC top APC chieftains; APC National Leader, Asiwaju Ahmed Bola Tinubu, APC National Chairman, John Oyegun, APC Osun State Governor, Rauf Aregbesola, Governor Ajimobi, and other APC chieftains and even the newly decamped Alao Akala was also there to give Fayemi support.

Saraki, Other Senators Arrive Russia [Photos]

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The Senate President, Bukola Saraki, and other Senators on the parliamentary delegation have arrived in Russia.  They were received by Ambassador Steve Davies Ugbah, Nigeria’s Ambassador to Russia.

Ooni Gets Brazilian City’s Highest Honour

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Authorities of San Jose, State of Minas Gerais, Brazil, has conferred the highest honour of the city on the Ooni of Ife, Oba Adeyeye Ogunwusi.

This is even as the monarch urged adherents of traditional African religion to educate adherents of other faith regarding misconceptions about their faith.

A statement by the Ooni’s spokesperson, Mr. Moses Olafare, explained that the honour was conferred on the monarch during a visit to ‘Ile Ase Isegun Itesiwaju Aterosun,’ San Jose by the representative of Mayor of the city, Sergio de Paula.

Bukola Saraki Leads Senate Delegation To Russia

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Senate President, Dr. Bukola Saraki, will today, lead a Senate delegation on a three-day parliamentary visit to Russia, aimed at deepening legislative practices and strengthening the relationship between both countries.

During the visit, the President of the Senate is expected to address the Federation Council of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation (Senate of Russia) and hold meetings with Chairperson of the Federation Council, Ms. Valentina Matviyenko; Chairman of the State Duma, Mr. Vyacheslav Volodin, and Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation, Mr. Mikhail Bogdanov, to exchange views on issues of Nigerian-Russian cooperation.

Ekiti House of Assembly Deputy Leader Dumps PDP For APC

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The Deputy Leader of the Ekiti State House of Assembly, Hon Adeniran Alagbada, has dumped the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and pitched his political tent with the All Progressives Congress (APC).

Alagbada, representing Ise/Orun constituency, renounced his membership of the PDP in Ado Ekiti on Tuesday, saying he decided to dump the PDP based on some lapses noticed in the party.

Briefing newsmen in Ado-Ekiti on his decision, he said, “I have consulted my leaders and the good people of my constituency in Ise Orun Local Government that elected me as honourable member of Ekiti State House of Assembly before this press conference on my decision and they approved of it”. Also See:  Photo News: No Bad Blood! APC, PDP Meet In Ekiti

Bizarre! Man Shoots Wife, Father-In Law Dead For Calling Him Jobless!

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A woman and her father were shot dead by her husband in front of their six-week old baby in a hospital waiting room - before he turned the gun on himself.

Shocking CCTV footage was captured inside the hospital as fellow patients and their families heard the shots ring out in a waiting room.

Thanyamas Thanamsri, 26, had been visiting doctors on Friday afternoon with her husband Chaiyaporn, 31, and her father, Samphan Thanamsri, 60, for postpartum problems when the incident happened.

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